The Ivy


THE Ivy, a definitive documentary that takes an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at one of the world’s most eminent restaurants as it undergoes its first major renovation in 25 years. 

Through intimate interviews, viewers are introduced to the integral team working at The Ivy, as well as an illustrious cast of The Ivy’s famous clientele, including Calvin Klein, Dame Joan Collins, Maggi Hambling, Ronald Harwood, Tracey Emin and Julian Fellowes. 

The observational film (Directed by BAFTA award-winner Adrian Sibley), follows The Ivy’s charismatic director, Fernando Peire and Executive Chef Gary Lee as they oversee the London institution’s extraordinary transformation. During this time they opened the doors to a camera crew for the first time in the restaurant’s history to capture every aspect of this extensive redesign through to the twists and turns leading up to its re-launch.

Production Info

Duration: 1 x 60

Year of Production: 2016

Broadcaster: ITV Network